Synonyms for owed
- in arrears
- not met
- to be paid
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OWED
They owed me every thing, like you—their gratitude was unbounded, even as yours.
I have said that the Carters owed their little farm to the creek.
I pitied him; I owed him hospitality; but it seemed intolerable that he should be there.
Mimi put in many words of how much Siegfried owed for all this care and trouble.
I did not even tell her that I owed the worst and most lasting of my wounds to Philip.
Well, I owed him a long score, and I have paid him off in full.
Besides, Trapper Jim declared he owed the fox skin to Ed, anyhow.
This invaluable trait she owed largely to her grandfather's wooden leg.
For a month or so the rich Englishman to whom she owed her means had been absent, travelling.
Mansfield owed nothing to his noble relations, who were poor and uninfluential.